Bosch KCE40AW40 vs Bosch KGN34VL20G

Bosch KCE40AW40
Bosch KGN34VL20G

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Reasons For

10 Reasons For
Built-in display Edit
The Bosch KCE40AW40 has a built-in display, but the Bosch KGN34VL20G does not have a built-in display.
Moderately larger total net capacity Edit
The Bosch KCE40AW40 has a total net capacity of 302L, but the Bosch KGN34VL20G is only a 277L total net capacity fridge freezer (25L smaller).
11% quieter noise level Edit
The Bosch KCE40AW40 is a 38dB noise level fridge freezer. That's 4dB quieter than the Bosch KGN34VL20G (42dB).
15% larger fridge net capacity Edit
The Bosch KCE40AW40 has a fridge net capacity of 214L, however the Bosch KGN34VL20G is only a 184L net fridge capacity fridge freezer (30L smaller).
Four fridge number of shelves/basketss Edit
The number of fridge number of shelves/basketss on the Bosch KCE40AW40 is four, but the Bosch KGN34VL20G only has three fridge number of shelves/basketss.
Longer storage time during power failure Edit
The Bosch KCE40AW40 is a 35h storage time during power failure fridge freezer. That's 21h longer than the Bosch KGN34VL20G (14h).
29% bigger freezing capacity Edit
The Bosch KCE40AW40 has a freezing capacity of 14kg/24h. That's 4kg/24h bigger than the Bosch KGN34VL20G (10kg/24h).
Door open alarm Edit
The Bosch KCE40AW40 has a door open alarm, whereas the Bosch KGN34VL20G does not have a door open alarm.
Cheaper to run by £338.40
The Bosch KCE40AW40 is £338.40 cheaper to run than the Bosch KGN34VL20G over five years. Read more
Superior energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Bosch KCE40AW40 is "A+++", whereas the rating of the Bosch KGN34VL20G is "A+".
3 Reasons For
6% larger freezer net capacity Edit
The Bosch KGN34VL20G has a freezer net capacity of 93L. That's 5L larger than the Bosch KCE40AW40 (93L).
Cheaper by £1,632
The Bosch KGN34VL20G costs £1,632.06 less than the Bosch KCE40AW40.
19 shops are selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this fridge freezer.

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
5L smaller freezer net capacity Edit
The Bosch KCE40AW40 is an 88L net freezer capacity fridge freezer, whereas the Bosch KGN34VL20G is a 93L net freezer capacity fridge freezer (5L larger).
£1,632 more expensive
The Bosch KCE40AW40 is more expensive than the Bosch KGN34VL20G by £1,632.06.
Fewer sellers
Only 1 retailer sell the Bosch KCE40AW40, but 20 stores sell the Bosch KGN34VL20G. Read more
The smaller the number of retailers that stock this fridge freezer, the lower the competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.
Five months older
The Bosch KCE40AW40 is older than the Bosch KGN34VL20G by five months.
10 Reasons Against
Does not have a built-in display Edit
The Bosch KGN34VL20G does not have a built-in display, however the Bosch KCE40AW40 has a built-in display.
Smaller total net capacity Edit
The Bosch KGN34VL20G is a 277L total net capacity fridge freezer. That's 25L smaller than the Bosch KCE40AW40 (277L).
4dB louder noise level Edit
The Bosch KGN34VL20G has a noise level of 42dB, but the Bosch KCE40AW40 is a 38dB noise level fridge freezer (4dB quieter).
Smaller fridge net capacity Edit
Bosch KGN34VL20G is only 184L net fridge capacity. That's 30L smaller than the Bosch KCE40AW40 (184L).
One less fridge number of shelves/baskets Edit
The Bosch KGN34VL20G is a three fridge number of shelves/baskets fridge freezer, whereas the Bosch KCE40AW40 only has four fridge number of shelves/basketss.
Two times shorter storage time during power failure Edit
The Bosch KGN34VL20G has a storage time during power failure of 14h, however the Bosch KCE40AW40 is a 35h storage time during power failure fridge freezer (21h longer).
A lot smaller freezing capacity Edit
Bosch KGN34VL20G is only 10kg/24h freezer capacity, but the Bosch KCE40AW40 is a 14kg/24h freezer capacity fridge freezer (4kg/24h bigger).
Does not have a door open alarm Edit
The Bosch KGN34VL20G does not have a door open alarm, but the Bosch KCE40AW40 has a door open alarm.
£338.40 more expensive to run over five years
Over five years the running costs of the Bosch KGN34VL20G are £688.55 which is £338.40 more than the Bosch KCE40AW40. Show assumptions.
Lower energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Bosch KGN34VL20G is "A+", however the rating of the Bosch KCE40AW40 is "A+++".

Date Released

28 months Ago 23 months Ago

Manufacturer's Warranty

No data 2 Years

Running Costs Over 10 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 350.15
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 350.15
Purchase price £ 2,031.06
Total cost of ownership £ 2,381.21
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 688.55
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 688.55
Purchase price £ 399.00
Total cost of ownership £ 1,087.55
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

1.7T
Running this fridge freezer over 10 years will generate 1.7 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
45
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
3.4T
Running this fridge freezer over 10 years will generate 3.4 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
88
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Design

Case Design
 Built-in
 Built-in
Colour of Product
 White
 Stainless steel
 White
 Stainless steel
Door Hinge
 Right
 Right
Display Type
 LED
 LED
Built-In Display
 Built-in display
BEST
 Built-in display
Control Type
 Buttons
 button
 Buttons
 button
Child Lock
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Child lock
Reversible Doors
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Reversible doors

Performance

Total Net Capacity
302L
BEST
277L
Noise Level
38dB
BEST
42dB
Icemaker
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Icemaker
Climate Class
 T
 SN
 SN (Subnormal)
 T (Tropical)
 SN (Subnormal) - T (Tropical)
 T
 SN
 SN (Subnormal)
 T (Tropical)
 SN (Subnormal) - T (Tropical)
Total Gross Capacity
Unknown - Click to provide data 318L

Fridge

Fridge Net Capacity
214L
BEST
184L
Interior Light
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Interior light
Bottle Rack
 Bottle rack
Unknown - Click to provide data
Egg Balcony
 Egg balcony
Unknown - Click to provide data
Door Balconies
3 3
Number of Vegetable Drawers
1 1
Fridge Number of Shelves/baskets
4
BEST
3
Multi-Airflow System (fridge)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Multi-Airflow system (fridge)
Automatic Defrost (fridge)
 Automatic defrost (fridge)
 Automatic defrost (fridge)
No Frost (fridge)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 No Frost (fridge)
Fridge Interior Light
 Fridge interior light
 Fridge interior light
Fridge Gross Capacity
Unknown - Click to provide data 191L

Freezer

Freezer Net Capacity
88L 93L
BEST
Storage Time During Power Failure
35h
BEST
14h
Fast Freeze Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Fast freeze function
Automatic Defrost (freezer)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Automatic defrost (freezer)
No Frost (freezer)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 No Frost (freezer)
Star Rating
4 4
Freezing Capacity
14kg/24h
BEST
10kg/24h
Freezer Gross Capacity
Unknown - Click to provide data 127L
Freezer Position
 Top-placed
 Top-placed

Fresh Zone

Fresh Zone Compartment
 Fresh zone compartment
 Fresh zone compartment

Ergonomics

Door Open Alarm
 Door open alarm
BEST
 Door open alarm

Power

Annual Energy Consumption
149kWh
BEST
293kWh
Connected Load
90W Unknown - Click to provide data
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+++
BEST
 A+++

Weight & Dimensions

Width
670mm 600mm
Height
2,000mm 1,850mm
Depth
720mm 650mm
Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 70.4kg
Installation Compartment Height
2,001mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Installation Compartment Width
760mm Unknown - Click to provide data

Other Features

Dimensions (WxDxH)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1850 x 600 x 650
Thermostat
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Thermostat
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